I would prefer that summer not end.
That my nest feel less empty.
That my body feel stronger.
That my thoughts be less scattered.
But I am not in charge of the universe.
Thinkin about applying for the job though.
Cancer, BRCA, La menopause, and insomnia
would be the first
things to go…
The growing pains I feel now
(seriously, it’s what they are)
are maybe necessary for new
blessings waiting to be born.
I hope you don’t mind hanging out
in my little dressing room today
and whispering about life.
What’s on top of the dresser?
Familiar with painter Betsy Eby’s work?
This is a catalog from a past exhibit
called Ayres and Fantasies.
I am sort of in love with her encaustics.
On top is a handmade bracelet found in Paris.
Some of my favorite jewelry pieces to wear
including a sterling ring from Splendid Avenue
and assorted artful bracelets by Emma Cassi.
This is my all-time favorite piece from
Splendid Avenue: chunky beaded silver
cross necklace in greige
(that’s me modeling it on my girlfriend
When I began brainstorming a name for my blog
years ago, I considered the French version of
Hello Lovely…what do you think?
Sending you light and tranquility
right where you are.
Oh, hope, you’re so gorgeous.
so are you.
Peace to you right where you are.